WeiserMazars Acquires Lion & Company CPAs

New York-based WeiserMazars (FY14 net revenue of $158 million) has acquired Lion & Company CPAs of Syosset, N.Y.

The deal is expected to expand WeiserMazars’ entrepreneurial services and health care consulting services with the addition of firm founder Marc Lion and his team of five professionals. Lion has been admitted as a partner and is based in WeiserMazars’ Long Island office.

Lion brings more than 25 years of experience assisting clients in tax, business consulting, estate, financial and retirement planning. Prior to founding Lion & Company over 20 years ago, he worked in the financial services group of a Big 4 firm.

Lion & Company provides tax and consulting services to high-net-worth individuals and business owners in the health care, investment banking and real estate sectors.

“We are pleased to join WeiserMazars, a firm that I have always regarded highly as a top quality organization,” says Lion. “We are looking forward to serving our clients even better with the additional resources that we now have at our disposal.”

“We welcome Marc and his team to our growing firm,” says Victor Wahba, chairman and CEO of WeiserMazars. “His health care experience complements our capabilities in maintaining our position as a leader in the health care industry.”